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Old 03-14-2013, 08:26 PM   #11
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Many, if not all, state governments are run by people who consider themselves to be some kind of elite, "more worthy" class of people. The rest of us peons don't matter. They care not how many of us get robbed, mugged, raped, and killed. They make laws that set the wealthy, including themselves, above the "riff-raff", and afford themselves and the other rich people priviledges and security that is not available to us, if for no other reason than the cost of the security. The drive now to prevent the manufacture of inexpensive firearms is another way they can deny the poor the right to self defense.
That became real obvious after watching those Colorado hearings. They're out of touch with reality to boot.


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There is a strong correlation between poverty and ignorance. It is not the poor I distrust, it is the ignorant. Eventually, the ignorant will outbreed the intelligent into extinction. Ever see Idiocracy?



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Moe: "What is the difference between ignorance and indifference?"
Joe: "I don't know and I don't care."

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There is a strong correlation between poverty and ignorance. It is not the poor I distrust, it is the ignorant. Eventually, the ignorant will outbreed the intelligent into extinction. Ever see Idiocracy?
That movie was more a prophecy than most people realize...
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And yet, "the poor" continue to vote democRAT by 90 percent.

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What's that quote about "lies, damn lies, and statistics"? I agree.

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IIRC, the quote was "Figures don't lie- but liars figure."

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There is a strong correlation between poverty and ignorance. It is not the poor I distrust, it is the ignorant. Eventually, the ignorant will outbreed the intelligent into extinction.
^^^^^What he said!


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